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obama-malalaPresident Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and their daughter Malia meet with Malala Yousafzai, the young Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot in the head by the Taliban a year ago, in the Oval Office, Oct. 11. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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Time to Review Your Medicare Coverage

 By David Sayen

 

Medicare’s annual open enrollment period has begun, and I want to encourage everyone with Medicare to review their current health and prescription drug coverage.

 

Open enrollment runs through Dec. 7. If you want to change your Medicare Advantage or Medicare Part D (prescription

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Supreme Court Hears Challenge to Affirmative Action

By George E. Curry

NNPA Editor-in-Chief

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Four months after the Supreme Court declined to invalidate affirmative action in a case brought against the University of Texas, it heard oral arguments to determine if a Michigan referendum violates the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment by amending the state constitution to prohibit the consideration of race, sex, color ethnicity or national origin in public

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26TH ANNUAL NAACP STATE CONVENTION

Alice Huffman, President of the California/Hawaii State Conference of the NAACP, announced that the  26thAnnual California/Hawaii NAACP State Convention will be held on October 24 – 27, at the Manhattan Beach Marriott Hotel in Manhattan Beach.  Huffman stated, “This year’s theme will be ‘Stronger Partnerships, Stronger Communities, Building a Stronger State’.   In this climate of commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, the

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Black Farmers Finally Collect in $1.2 Billion

By Freddie Allen

NNPA Washington Correspondent

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – For decades, Black farmers fought the United States Department of Agriculture over racial discrimination. The farmers, mostly in the south, lost crops, their farms and their homes. Some farmers grew old and died waiting for the slow hands of justice to turn in their

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Government Shutdown Harder on Black Workers

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Although the shutdown of the federal government that began  Tuesday is affecting all A...
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OC, Sister Talk, Closing Black Gaps on Campus

by Dianne Anderson Sister Talk, one of the strongest African American groups on Orange County campuses, represents more than just an upcoming tea for mom...
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UCI Medal event honors recipients, helps students

Event proceeds will provide scholarships and fellowships An annual UC Irvine gala celebrating recipients of the UCI Medal raised more than $1 million, whi...
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Black Media Slighted as Spending Power Exceeds $1Trillion

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Although annual Black spending is projected to rise from its current $1 trillion to $1.3 tr...
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